That’s one of the advantages of strategic small churches. They don’t need full-time pastors or their own building. They need committed, patient, innovative leaders.
Is this what the church of the future will look like in our cities? Maybe, alongside our big-and megachurch friends, we’ll see an explosion of smaller, niche churches that can infiltrate neighborhoods, inspire and encourage non-traditional spiritual seekers and challenge the traditional church to think differently.
If this idea has struck a chord in you, don’t shrug it off. Sit with it for a while. Pray about it. Talk with a mentor.
Then, if you feel the call, step out in faith. Our cities need you. And so does the church.
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